Goniospira Cossmann 1895 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae

Synonym: Goniogyra Kittl 1894 [replaced name]

Full reference: M. Cossmann. 1895. Essais de Paléoconchologie comparée 1:1-159

Parent taxon: Goniospiridae according to A. Nützel and A. Kaim 2014

See also Bouchet et al. 2005 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Levipleura, Zygopleura, Teutonica, Polygyrina

Subtaxa: Goniospira armata

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Type: Turritella armata

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (2 collections), Italy (12)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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